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I am using Visual Basic , Crystal Report 4.6 and MS Access 97 . Now I have designed a Report using Crystal    report 4.6  . The Database is in MS Access and the  Database is password Protected .
I am using the following code to Display the Report .


        CR1.ReportFileName = App.path & "\pur.rpt"
        CR1.DataFiles(0) = App.path & "\Inventory.mdb"
        CR1.Password = "password"
        CR1.Destination = crptToWindow
        CR1.Action = crRunReport

So when I execute this code the Crystal Report asks for password . So what should I do in order to the have the  password coded in the programe so that user is not disturbed.

My connection to Access is as follows

Set conn = New Connection
            Dim path As String
            path = "D:\Inventory2\Inventory.mdb"
            Set res = New Recordset
            Set comm = New Command
           

     str = "Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0;" & _
          "Data Source= " & path & ";" & _
          "Jet OLEDB:Database Password=password;"
                                     

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Try:

Dim str As String

str = "Provider=Microsoft.Jet.OLEDB.4.0;" & _
         "Data Source= " & path & ";" & _
         "Jet OLEDB:Database Password=password;" & _
       "UserID=username;"

conn.OPen str

res.Open, conn, 'and your locking and cursortypes

Maybe this will help

HeN
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